This rare early war training films features P-39 "the 181st Squadron" carrying out a complete mission, with an emphasis on briefing sessions, gathering intelligence during a combat mission, and how to give accurate after action reports. Basic squadron tactics are also covered . Topics: WWII, Short, Documentary, Training Film, P-39
Training film demonstrating techniques for piloting the P-39 Airacobra pursuit plane, including aerobatics and strafing. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: WWII, Short, Documentary, Training Film, P-39
Probably produced by the Canadian government as part of their outreach to French speaking citizens during WWII, this 1943-44 newsreel (a French version of an English original) features various segments. Predominately about supply, logistics and transportation, this film shows railroads, aircraft and trucks delivering war material to distant front lines in China, Europe, and Africa. At the 30 second mark, P-39 Airacobras are seen being turned over to the Russians. At the 1 minute mark, German... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, French, WWII, World War II, Schwienfurt, P-39
Bombers and fighter planes used by the United States Army Air Force, the allies and the axis in the Second World War. Topics: Republic P-47, Lockheed P-38, Curtiss P-40E, Bell P-39, North American P-51 Mustang, Grumman F4F-3...